Bridget McDonald

Communications and Outreach Manager • 314-257-0797

Bridget McDonald is responsible for the organizing, communicating, and recruiting associated with the EXPLORE program. This program fosters interest and opportunity in a wide array of exciting career fields for high school students, with the aim of developing more diverse and equitable workplaces in St. Louis. Bridget received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociocultural Anthropology from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign and later completed a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Prior to working with DAP, she served as the managing editor of a literary journal and taught writing to both young adults and elementary school students. In her spare time she dances, draws, and tries not to neglect her own writing for too long.